A bad outlook for harmony

Glackens, L. M. (Louis M.), 1866-1933
Illustration shows President Taft struggling to conduct an orchestra composed of two groups of musicians, on the left, playing the "Eastern Conservatism" on stringed instruments are "Root, Crane, Smoot, Depew, Aldrich, [and] Gallinger", and on the right, playing the "Western Conservatism" on horns and percussion instruments are "Knute Nelson, Dolliver, Cummins, Clapp, Bristow, [and] La Follette". Caption: Pity the poor leader of the Washington Symphony Orchestra.
Presidents, Symphony orchestras, Conservatism, Legislators, United States. Congress, Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930, Root, Elihu, 1845-1937, Crane, Winthrop Murray, 1853-1920, Smoot, Reed, 1862-1941, Depew, Chauncey M. (Chauncey Mitchell), 1834-1928, Aldrich, Nelson W. (Nelson Wilmarth), 1841-1915, Gallinger, Jacob H. (Jacob Harold), 1837-1918, Nelson, Knute, 1843-1923, Dolliver, Jonathan P. (Jonathan Prentiss), 1858-1910, Cummins, Albert Baird, 1850-1926, Clapp, Moses E. (Moses Edwin), 1851-1929, Bristow, Joseph L. (Joseph Little), 1861-1944, La Follette, Robert M. (Robert Marion), 1855-1925
Theodore Roosevelt Center
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